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Paragons and hypocrites in the fiction of Geraldine C. Maayo


Seasoned short-story writer Geradine C. Maayo’s gallery of portraits, old and new, most recently collected in “The Boys in the Boarding House” (already in its third printing) continue to unnerve the reader, even those who, like this one, have read her short stories with uncommon interest for the several decades of an enviable career.

Posted: October 20th, 2014 in Arts and Books,Headlines | Read More »

Filipino-American writers say they’re always homeward-bound

RALPH Galan, R Zamora Linmark and Cristina Pantoja-Hidalgo

Writers, wherever they are in the world, are always compelled to write about their homeland/s, whether tackling the diaspora, the racial divide, or ancillary matters that conjure home.

Posted: July 28th, 2014 in Arts and Books,Headlines | Read More »

Gloc-9, Freeway pay tribute to Lumbera

KATTY Roxas-Chua Cua and Sheree Roxas-Chua Gotuaco of Freeway, Tessa Prieto-Valdes, Gloc-9, Bienvenido Lumbera and Vim Nadera

National Artist for Literature Bienvenido Lumbera is a believer in the Filipino language.

Posted: June 9th, 2014 in Arts and Books,Headlines | Read More »

‘RoboCop’ remake closer to reality

SCENES from “RoboCop”

In 2028 Detroit, after a cop was maimed and mangled in a line of duty, a multinational conglomerate called OmniCorp sees an opportunity to test their prototype on the victim to turn him into part-man, part-robot crime-fighter.

Posted: February 2nd, 2014 in Arts and Books,Headlines,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Take it from these stunners–a beauty queen’s biggest threat isn’t the other girl, but herself

ON PIA Wurtzbach, red lace gown, Tadashi available in Rustan’s, filigree tambourine inspired ring engaste in black agate by Helena Alegre; on Bea Santiago, Herve Leger wrap gown, Bulgari Serpenti in white gold with diamonds; white and black strapped pumps, LAMB from SM Department Store; on Ariella Arida, Lulu Tan Gan bojo dress in red,metallic silver pumps, Schutz from Adora

She may not have bagged for the Philippines its third Miss Universe crown in Moscow, but Ariella Arida will long be remembered by Filipinos as one of the beauty queens who defined 2013, a banner year for this beauty pageant-crazy country.

Posted: January 16th, 2014 in Editor's Pick,Fashion and Beauty,Headlines | Read More »